Valentine’s Day cards – love notes

I had a lot of Valentine’s Day cards left over from last year so I didn’t feel the need to make any for my shops. I still wanted to make something though, so I came up with these in an effort to also go through my stash of embellishments: I heat embossed the chipboard speech…

wedding cards summer 2017

Marriage! People do it, and they often appreciate cards to acknowledge the occasion. Here are some such cards: I love those vellum hearts. I would probably put it on everything I make. (The above card is available here). This one was made to match the colours of the invitation, light yellow and a wine colour….

C.T.D. 397 – green, yellow, kraft

The colours this week for the Color Throwdown challenge are… Here is what I came up with: There’s some patterned paper for the back panel, mottled with musical staffs and notes (We R Memory Keepers journaling card). The sentiment is from a Pebbles 6×6 pad ((Jen Hadfield, Home + Made). The butterflies are from Michaels…

CYCI # 110 – you & me

This week over at Can You Case It, it’s a sketch challenge: I have to say I loved this sketch and was super excited to get to work. So many possibilities! Here is my take: These are the some of the steps I did to make this card: took a marker to colour the edges…

love greeting cards 2016 – last batch!

These are the last ones I had to make this year. The more I make, the more experience I get and the more knowledge I gain to make a card come together. Of course they are not going to be perfect, but if they were there would be nothing to strive for the next time!…

Stamp Ink Paper challenge #34 – love

Here is what I came up with for the Stamp Ink Paper challenge #34 (love theme). I loved using my new Valentine’s Day materials I got this year!  

Valentine’s Day 2016 – ivory edition

I made quite a few Valentine’s Day cards this month and want to share some of them with you. They mostly have two colour palettes, teal/green and red/pink. I admit I was trying to use up some materials I had been holding on to for quite a while, and yet some of them still seem…